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Disaster Relief Form: Helping Students Out of Quicksand

Q: How do you get struggling students to alert you to problems with major assignments so they will be prepared for time-sensitive class experiences?

Scenario: Today is presentation day. 638 more words

Tips And Tricks

See Vintage Video of the Fire That Destroyed the Crystal Palace

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Opened by Queen Victoria for the Great Exhibition… 121 more words

Are you ready for a winter storm?

The first big winter storm, when inches and inches of snow falls, often catches you by surprise. Your commute to work takes twice as long; your pantry lacks basic supplies; and your mind, well, where did its patience go?   132 more words



Even though I’d had an early start, I was restless and eager to get to where I was headed. My mind was preoccupied with venturous thoughts and little did I know that my carefree attitude would soon lead to my demise. 491 more words


"Prelude to Infamy" - Now on Amazon's Kindle

“The Japanese Navy is itching for a fight with the American Navy.”  News item, ascribed to a Japanese Navy official, on or about October 24, 1941.” 572 more words

Clear Writing

After Shock

After shock

The moon, framed in pink,

peers through a misty mantle.

Below, a town dark as cobalt

lies mute under

drizzling drops of rain. 87 more words


Radio Communication

Here are some pictures of my radios.

Moving left to right:  ARRL Handbook 2015, ARRL Emergency Power, QST magazines and radio manuals, Yaesu MLS-100 external speaker, Yaesu FP-1030A 30 Amp linear power supply, Yaesu 8900R, Baofang UV-5R5, Yaesu FT-60R. 67 more words

Cascadia Subduction Zone